Virgin Atlantic Chairman Richard Branson seeks to “challenge every aspect“ of the European Commission’s (EC) approval for International Airlines Group (IAG) to take over rival BMI from Lufthansa. In the British newspaper The Telegraph, Branson wrote that the decision would “damage the British airline industry for years to come. However you look at the likely outcome of the BA purchase of BMI, you cannot find anything other than a serious erosion of competition at London Heathrow, leading to ...


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